[D8640R], Agreement, Oriental Telephone Co Ltd, Thomas Alva Edison, October 1st, 1886

Item

Abstract

TAE's assignment of rights and interests in telephone patents taken out in Australia and New Zealand to Oriental Telephone Co. "In consideration of the agreement" that Western Electric will send someone to Australia to set up telephone exchanges in the principal cities and will include Mr. Jeffray of Melbourne and Mr. McGrath of Brisbane [both unidexed] in the telephone exchange business in Australia, TAE agrees to give them exclusive rights to his telephone patents in Australia for $1 royalty per year on each instrument.

Date

1886-10-01

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8640R

Folder Set

D8640

Title

[D8640R], Agreement, Oriental Telephone Co Ltd, Thomas Alva Edison, October 1st, 1886

Microfilm ID

79:1210

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University